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2001.281.1188 (RS197924)

Description

Partial roll of Scenic Figure wallpaper with three repeating pastoral vignettes. Vignettes are of a mounted figure feeding his horses before a well, a group of men hunting water fowl, and a woman standing in water speaking to a man on horseback. Roller-printed in two greens, yellow, orange, blue, white, gray and dark maroon on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Location of origin
England
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
scenic wallpapers
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1188
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293467
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.209 Relationship Same pattern and colorway. 2001.281.209 may have been cut from roll 2001.281.1188.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Men
Women
Dogs
Horses
Hunt
Well
Pastoral
Landscape
Castle
church
Period/Style
Scenery Figure
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 3/4, print width 20 7/8 (inches)

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